Michele earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Liberty University in Virginia. She served on the Board of Directors for Jefferson County Recreation Park and was an Appointed Member of the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness. As the lead business coordinator at OVID, she outlines daily and weekly project deadlines for the OVID team and assists with special projects for rural clients. Previously, Michele has secured funding and led the coordination and renovation of an office building for Big Bend Hospice staff and clients. She also spearheaded efforts to improve Jefferson County Recreation Park and has initiated, developed, and implemented the first Pre-Adolescent Program at Valley Psychiatric Hospital. Michele spends her free time renovating houses with her husband and is a proud mother to a great family and grandmother to Magnolia Pearl.